Accident Lockheed P2V-6 Neptune 126518, Tuesday 2 April 1957
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Date:Tuesday 2 April 1957
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lockheed P2V-6 Neptune
Owner/operator:United States Navy
Registration: 126518
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:near Chincoteague NAAS, VA (WAL) -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Chincoteague NAAS, VA (WAL/KWAL)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Exploded in midair after takeoff from NAS Chincoteague, VA.

Sources:

Diário de Lisboa 2 April 1957, p16
US Navy and US Marine Corps Aircraft Serial Numbers and Bureau Numbers--1911 to Present / Joe Baugher

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